Posted by: Sandy Steinman | August 9, 2017

Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report

The New York Times reports “Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report ”

The average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500 years, according to a sweeping federal climate change report awaiting approval by the Trump administration.

The draft report by scientists from 13 federal agencies concludes that Americans are feeling the effects of climate change right now. It directly contradicts claims by President Trump and members of his cabinet who say that the human contribution to climate change is uncertain, and that the ability to predict the effects is limited.

Read full article at Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report – The New York Times

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